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Thích Nhất Hạnh

Thích Nhất Hạnh Religion Thiền Buddhism School Linji school (Lâm Tế)[1] Founder of the Order of Interbeing Lineage 42nd generation (Lâm Tế)[1] 8th generation (Liễu Quán)[1] Other names Thầy (teacher) Personal Born Nguyễn Xuân Bảo October 11, 1926(age 91) Huế, Thừa Thiên-Huế Province, Vietnam Senior posting Based in Plum Village Title Thiền Sư (Zen master) Religious career Teacher Thích Chân Thật… Continue reading Thích Nhất Hạnh

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Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Religion Hinduism Founder of Transcendental Meditation movement Global Country of World Peace Philosophy Transcendental Meditation Personal Nationality Indian Born Mahesh Prasad Varma 12 January 1918 Jubbulpore, Central Provinces, British India[1][2][3][4] (now Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India) Died 5 February 2008 (aged 90) Vlodrop, Limburg, Netherlands[5] Guru Brahmananda Saraswati Honors Maharishi Maharishi Mahesh Yogi (born Mahesh Prasad Varma, 12 January 1918[6] – 5 February 2008) was an Indian… Continue reading Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

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Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra Born October 22, 1946 (age 71)[1] New Delhi, British India Citizenship American[2] Alma mater All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi Occupation Alternative medicine advocate, public speaker, writer Spouse(s) Rita Chopra Children Mallika Chopra and Gotham Chopra Parent(s) Krishan Chopra, Pushpa Chopra Relatives Sanjiv Chopra (brother) Website Official website  Deepak Chopra (/ˈdiːpɑːk ˈtʃoʊprə/; Hindustani: [d̪iːpək tʃoːpraː]; born October 22, 1946) is an Indian-born American… Continue reading Deepak Chopra

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Desmond Tutu

Desmond Tutu Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town Church Anglican Church of Southern Africa See Cape Town (retired) Installed 7 September 1986 Term ended 1996 Predecessor Philip Russell Successor Njongonkulu Ndungane Other posts Bishop of Lesotho Bishop of Johannesburg Archbishop of Cape Town Orders Ordination Deacon 1960 Priest 1961 Consecration 1976 Personal details Birth name Desmond Mpilo… Continue reading Desmond Tutu

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Sadhguru

Sadhguru Born 3 September 1957 (age 61) Mysore, Karnataka, India Nationality Indian Organization Isha Foundation Notable work Inner Engineering, Adiyogi: The Source of Yoga, Mystic's Musings Spouse(s) Vijaykumari (Vijji) (m. 1984) [1] Children 1 Honors Padma Vibhushan, Indira Gandhi Paryavaran Puraskar Website isha.sadhguru.org Jaggi Vasudev (born 3 September 1957), commonly known as Sadhguru, is an Indian yogi, mystic[2] and New York Times bestselling author.[3] He founded the Isha Foundation,… Continue reading Sadhguru